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Optimize Samsung Galaxy S7/S6 for Improving Internal Storage

-- Monday, March 03, 2014
There are a lot of system file stored in your Samsung Galaxy S7. If you install more third-party software on it, you will find that you the internal storage is not enough even if it is 16 GB. Today, I will show you the tutorial on how to optimize your Samsung Galaxy S/Alpha/Note. Samsung Galaxy Note 5/S7/S6/A9/A7 and so on can try to optimize on your own according to this tutorial.

Method 1: Release Galaxy Storage with Android Transfer

In order to optimize the Galaxy storage, you are allowed to apply a practical assistant to operate. Android Transfer is highly-recommended because it can back up your phone data and restore, add or delete contents as you like. Further more, you can use it to release the internal memory.

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Step 1 Download the program from the icon above and enter its homepage to select "Android". Then, connect Samsung to PC to call for this window.

Connect Phone to PC

Step 2 As for those data taking up large memory, like photos, videos, music, apps, you can switch those data to the computer to improve your phone storage.

Transfer Apps to PC

Note: Those apps can be moved to the SD card to save the internal memory if you choose "Move to SD Card".

Method 2: Guide to Manually Improve Storage

You can copy some files like pictures, movies, apps, and so on, on your SD card rather than on your phone.
Step 1 Connect your phone to the computer with the USB cable, and you will see a pop-up removable disk. Click "Open the device and read the file". If it doesn't pop up, you can go to My computer and find the removable disk which is named by your phone model. Double click it.

Samsung Galaxy to be Optimized

Step 2 You will see two storage folders, one is Phone the other is Card. Make sure that you have installed your SD card, otherwise, there will only be one storage folder – the Phone one..
Step 3 Open the Phone one, right click the file that you want to copy and click Copy.
Step 4 Select Card, and right click the mouse, then Paste. And you have had your data that you want to transfer stored in the SD card.

Method 3: Speed Up Samsung with Secure Eraser

Trying out the above two methods and your Samsung phone is still showing sighs of its age, here recommend you another way to speed up Samsung tremendously. Secure Eraser can clear all cache and junk files out of your device.
Notice: The software will also thoroughly erase all data on your Samsung. Suggest you to back up the important data firstly.

Step 1 Click the buttons below to download the right version of the software on your Windows or Mac.

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Step 2 Launch the program and connect Samsung S7/S6/S5 or Note 5/4 to the software via USB cable. Remember to turn on USB debugging. In a while, your phone will be connected with the model and storage information shown in the interface as below.

Launch Secure Eraser on Computer

Step 3 Click the "Erase All Data" button, you will get into the below interface.

Erase All Data

Enter "delete" in the box and hit the "Erase Now" button, the software will start cleaning up data on your phone.

 Start Erasing Data from Android

Step 4 Soon after, the software will also ask you to do factory reset on your phone so as to erase all settings as well.

 Factory Data Reset

That's it. It is simple, isn't it? Just follow the step above and you will find it easier than you thought. I sincerely hope that this may help you.

Ivy Bruce

Ivy Bruce is the Founder and Editorial Director at Recovery-Android Studio. You can also find her on Google+ and Twitter.